TECH SUPPLIER May 2020 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US46295320
Has COVID-19 Affected Endpoint Security's Relevance in Risk Mitigation and in Product Attributes Among SMBs?
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines how COVID-19 has affected endpoint security's relevance in risk mitigation and in product attributes among SMBs. Jolts to the status quo tend to force a reevaluation of priorities, and the COVID-19 crisis is such a jolt. As the COVID-19 crisis extended from March into April, our survey showed small and midsize businesses (SMBs) leaning more heavily on endpoint security products to mitigate certain types of cyber-risks and on ease of use and 24 x 7 technical support attributes.